June 27, 1824, Boston, Massachusetts.

November 19, 1904, Jamaica Plains, Massachusetts.

East Cemetery, Manchester, Connecticut.


A suffragist, civil rights activist, and editor, Edna married artist Seth Wells Cheney in 1853. Her works include:

  1. As the Apple-Trees Today
  2. At First I Prayed for Light
  3. Many in One, Our Fathers Said
  4. Tonight in Full Accord We Meet